How was the "new imperialism" of the late nineteenth century different from earlier forms of imperialism?
because Europeans sought complete control rather than just exploiting them for economic reasons
What territories did Britian and France control during the late nineteenth century?
Britain: India, Burma, Singapore
France: Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia
How did the Dutch apply indirect rule in the Dutch east indies?
The dutch applied indirect rule by giving the Dutch East India Company control. Local rulers were allowed t kepp their postions in government and their status, but in reality they were controlled by the Dutch.
How did the French apply both direct and indirect rule to Indochina?
France applied direct rule in southern Vietnam but utilized the existing government via indirect rule in the North.
What aspects of colonial rule were oppressive? What benefits did it bring to SE asia?
Colonial rule provided infrastructure and a modern economic system, export business created entrepreneurial class. However, working conditions in foregin owned plantations were terrible, low wages, high taxes
How did the Burmese and French people resist subjection?
in Burma, King's army fought against the Britis
In Vietnam, a numver of gov officials formed an army to fight against the French